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St. Louis, Missouri, USA
|Occupation||Director, Screenwriter, Story Artist, Voice Actor|
|Years active||1999 - Present|
|Notable work(s)||Alpha and Omega (2010)|
|Awards||Walter Lantz Award|
Benjamin "Ben" Gluck is an American Director and Writer.
Gluck was born in St. Louis, Missouri. He started his career by directing the animated short Man's Best Friend, which premiered on MTV and won the Walter Lantz Award as well as the New York Independent Animation Award for best animated short. Ben then worked at Walt Disney Feature Animation as a story artist on such feature films as Dinosaur, The Emperor's New Groove, and Home on the Range. He served as Head of Story on "Bambi 2" and directed Brother Bear 2, which was nominated for an Annie Award.
In 2006 Ben served as Head of Story on 9 produced by Focus Features and Tim Burton. He directed "Alpha and Omega" a 3-D computer animated feature; this film was India's first full length animated feature film to be released in the US, and it ranks as Lionsgate's highest-grossing animated feature to date.
Ben received a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Character Animation from the California Institute of the Arts.
|Man's Best Friend (1996) (short film)||Additional Voices||Director, Writer|
|Dinosaur (2000)||Story Artist|
|Home on the Range (2004)||Story Artist|
|Bambi II (2006)||Additional Voices||Head of Story|
|Brother Bear 2 (2006)||Raccoon #2 (voice)||Director|
|9 (2009)||Head of Story|
|Yogi Bear (2010)||Story Artist|
|Alpha and Omega (2011)||Radio Announcer (uncredited)||Director, Story|
|Alpha and Omega 2: A Howl-iday Adventure (2013)||Rogue #5 (uncredited)||Based on characters by|
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